U.S. Embassy San Salvador Highlights U.S.-El Salvador Friendship Day

The 2nd annual celebration of U.S.-El Salvador Friendship Day (June 15) marked 155 years of bilateral relations between our countries. To commemorate this day, the U.S. Embassy hosted several activities around El Salvador which symbolize our close friendship. The celebration included the graduation of nearly two thousand students from the Embassy’s sponsored Gang Resistance Education and Training Program (GREAT) from ...
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U.S. Embassy donates medical equipment to the General Directorate of Penal Centers (DGCP)

On December 21, the U.S. Embassy, through the Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) and its Central America Regional Security Initiative (CARSI), gave a donation valued at $372,337.50 to the General Directorate of Penal Centers (DGCP). The equipment donated by INL consists of 5 GeneXpert machines, two mobile and three fix units ...
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U.S. supports medical operations in Santa Teresa Hospital in Zacatecoluca

A U.S. medical team joined a staff of 20 health professionals from El Salvador, which included doctors, surgeons and anesthetists offer during three days of free medical assistance in the Santa Teresa Hospital in Zacatecoluca, La Paz. The U.S. personnel came from the Joint Task Force-Bravo at the Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras and are ...
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Tin Marín will save thousands of dollars in energy thanks to USAID

The U.S. Embassy, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)  Central America Regional Clean Energy Initiative, inaugurated a photovoltaic (solar energy) system in El Salvador’s “Tin Marín” children’s museum. The $91,800 investment is expected to generate $10,000 per year in  energy savings. The 207  solar panels are each 60 kilo watts of power ...
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Art in Embassies

This collection of artwork selected by U.S. Ambassador to El Salvador Jean Elizabeth Manes for the Art in Embassies program showcases the landscape of her native Florida and reflects on our role in the care of the environment. The artwork also shows the multicultural richness of the country, highlighting artists from the Choctaw Nation , as well as African Americans, such as The Highwaymen. Click ...
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Generation Now Festival unites youth to transform Central America

The “Generation Now Festival”, an initiative supported by USAID, Glasswing International, Istmo Music and MTV, created a space of reflection, dialogue, and call to action to inspire and empower more than 15,000 youth from Central America to become active change-makers in their lives, schools, homes, workplaces and communities. U.S. Ambassador Jean Manes and other Salvadoran ...
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U.S. Ambassador’s Award for Corporate Excellence

On November 4, U.S. Embassy El Salvador recognized League Collegiate Outfitters (League) as the 2016 winner of the Ambassador’s Award for Corporate Excellence. At the awards ceremony, Ambassador Manes highlighted League’s inclusive hiring practices which benefit both its employees and the community at large in a variety of ways, including providing opportunities for disabled workers ...
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Check Out our New Website

¡Sí, tenemos un nuevo Website, échale una mirada! El nuevo “look” del website tiene siete secciones que representan los tópicos más importantes para tu interés. Las secciones a su vez, están subdivididas en categorías las cuales te ayudarán a encontrar información específica. Las siete secciones son: Visas – Para todas tus preguntas y necesidad de información ...
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American Embassy LIVE Auction

HOUSEHOLD & OFFICE FURNITURE & EQUIPMENT  DATE: November 21st TIME TO VIEW ITEMS: 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. TIME FOR AUCTION: 9:00 a.m. until finished ADDRESS: Bulevar Orden de Malta and Calle el Boquerón, down the street and around the corner from                             ...
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